Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI Q5 (8RB) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A5 Convertible (8F7) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A4 Allroad (8KH, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear anti roll bar link / rear drop link on Audi A4 B8 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. Tools you need:
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Drive socket # 16
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Anti Roll Bar Links for A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) and other AUDI models
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Repair Kit, stabilizer coupling rod
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Allroad (8KH, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Convertible (8F7) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension
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AUDI Q5 (8RB) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Allroad (8KH, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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Rod / Strut, stabiliser
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AUDI Q5 (8RB) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Allroad (8KH, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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Rod / Strut, wheel suspension
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AUDI Q5 (8RB) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A4 Allroad (8KH, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Convertible (8F7) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the stabiliser links on Audi A4 B8 in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both stabiliser links on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. Use the following procedure:
  1. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 2007 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. How to replace AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TDI 2008 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Audi A4 B8 Saloon 1.8 TFSI 2009 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 3.0 TDI quattro 2010 by yourself
    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Audi A4 B8
  5. How to remove AUDI A4 S4 3.0 quattro 2011 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
  6. How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2012: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 1.8 TFSI 2013 - download illustrated guide
    Step 7
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a drive socket #16.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 8
    Unscrew the fasteners connecting the stabiliser link to the stabiliser bar.Use a combination spanner #16 (2 pieces).
  9. Changing of Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 2015 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Remove the stabilizer rod.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. Tip:
    Examine stabiliser bushes. Replace them if needed.
  10. AUDI A4 3.0 TDI quattro Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 10
    Clean the mounting seats of the stabiliser link.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  11. Replacing Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 2008 2.0 TDI by yourself
    Step 11
    Install a new rod, tighten the fasteners.Use a combination spanner #16 (2 pieces).Use a drive socket #16.Use a ratchet wrench.
  12. A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) S4 3.0 quattro 2009 Anti Roll Bar Links DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Support the arm. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  13. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2010 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a combination spanner #16.Use a drive socket #16.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 60 Nm torque.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Audi A4 B8 Saloon 2011 S4 3.0 quattro Anti Roll Bar Links
    Step 14
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the stabilizer bar.Use a combination spanner #16.Use a drive socket #16.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 60 Nm torque.
  15. DIY replacement of Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.7 TDI 2012 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 15
    Treat all joints of the stabiliser link.Use copper grease.
  16. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 2007 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Remove the support from under the arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Audi A4 B8 – Do not lower the transmission jack sharply to avoid damaging components and mechanisms of the car.
  17. How to replace AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TDI 2008 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
  18. Audi A4 B8 Saloon 1.8 TFSI 2009 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B8. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  19. Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 3.0 TDI quattro 2010 by yourself
    Step 19
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while screwing in the fastening bolts on the car. Audi A4 B8
  20. How to remove AUDI A4 S4 3.0 quattro 2011 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
  21. How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2012: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 Nm torque.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Audi A4 B8 Saloon 1.8 TFSI 2013 - download illustrated guide
    Step 22
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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